Honda Automobiles: Honda Civic Type R Makes North American Debut during a 2016 SEMA Show

Posted on 29. Oct, 2016 by in Honda Canada

  • Civic Type R headlines “Civicpalooza” arrangement featuring some-more than 9 tuned, accessorized and custom-built Civic Sedans, Coupes and Hatchbacks
  • 10th Generation Civic Racing vehicles embody 2016 Red Bull Global Rallycross Civic Coupe competition automobile and Civic Coupe Team Honda Racing West Endurance Racer
  • Ridgeline and Honda Powersports partner on plan vehicles that underline power, opening and Honda accessories
  • Honda Powersports and Honda Performance Development enhance SEMA participation

Honda will showcase a vast participation during a 2016 SEMA show, headlined by a North American entrance of a radical new Civic Type R prototype, true from a tellurian introduction in Paris. The Civic R Prototype offers a glance into a styling of a next-generation Civic Type R, that will tip off a 10th era Civic lineup when it launches subsequent year.

Joining a Type R will be a posse of custom-built, accessorized and tuned Civic variants. This “Civicpalooza” will prominence a tradition options accessible for a new Civic – from an all-new 2017 Civic Hatchback with Honda Genuine Accessories to a 600-horsepower Civic Red Bull Global Rallycross competition car, uninformed off a clever opening during a 2016 GRC deteriorate culmination in Los Angeles.

Honda’s SEMA footprint also will embody a innovative, all-new 2017 Honda Ridgeline pickup lorry given with Honda Genuine Accessories, along with 3 Honda Ridgeline plan vehicles built in partnership with some of a many artistic automotive tuning houses in a U.S.

Further demonstrating a extended operation of opening products and racing activities that usually Honda can boast, Honda Powersports and Honda Performance Development (HPD), a racing arm of Honda, will showcase a array of products and tuner projects, including a Indianapolis 500 Winning Alexander Rossi Indycar, a 2017 Honda Grom, and a array of Honda Powersports SEMA projects, including expertly tuned versions of a CRF250R, CB500F, CB500S, CBR1000RR SP, CBR600RR Race Bike, and more.

2016 Honda SEMA Lineup1:

2016 Civicpalooza

2017 Honda Civic Type R Prototype

The radical Honda Civic Type R Prototype builds on a low and far-reaching suit of a new Civic Hatchback and is extended by robust physique styling and modifications to assist aerodynamic performance. The extraneous is wrapped in a rarely reflective, finely-grained brushed aluminum-effect finish, that is singular to a antecedent car. At a front, a assertive fascia is accentuated with a swift CO fiber splitter and sporty red accent line. Additional slatted ducts supplement breadth to a fascia, and diamond-mesh inserts fill a sculpted atmosphere intakes.

Honda’s iconic red “H” badge, that adorns all Type R models, sits prominently on a front grille during a nose of a car. There is a new intake on a hood, with an atmosphere dip sited mainly in a trapezoidal recess. Smoked lenses for a LED headlights, indicators and side indicator repeater lights simulate a Type R Prototype’s some-more assertive character. Carbon fiber side skirts run a length of a side sills, between 20-inch piano black amalgamate wheels with red accents and 245-section high-performance tires. A brawny CO fiber diffuser runs next a wider back fascia, that frames 3 fully-functional tailpipes flanked by a span of directional strakes. The smaller hole executive tailpipe is highlighted in splendid lead red. Model-exclusive spiral generators during a back edges of a roof indicate back toward a visually distinguished back wing.

2017 Honda Civic Hatchback/Honda Factory Performance (HFP) Concept

The 2017 Civic Hatchback joins a 2016 Civic Sedan and Coupe as a third physique impression in a 10th-generation Civic lineup. Combining Euro-inspired styling and 5-door hatchback flexibility with world-class pushing dynamics and Honda direct-injected turbo engine technology, a Civic Hatchback is designed for buyers seeking an even some-more expressive, sporty and versatile Civic.

The 2017 Civic Hatchback is given with a Honda Factory Performance appendage judgment package featuring tradition HFP accessories including rug lid spoiler, stop rotors, runner building mats and emblems. In addition, a automobile sports red underbody spoilers, black circle close and circle lugs and 19-inch HFP amalgamate wheels.

2016 Honda Civic Coupe GRC Competitive Race Car

Fresh off a heels of a 2016 Global Rallycross deteriorate finale, a 2016 GRC Civic Coupe Competitive Race automobile arrives on a SEMA floor, literally lonesome with lane mud and dirt. Developed from a production-model 2016 Civic Coupe framework by eminent builders and racers Olsbergs MSE (OMSE) with technical assistance from Honda Performance Development (HPD), a Civic Red Bull GRC automobile is built to withstand a severe final of racing in a array that emphasizes steady assertive acceleration and sundry terrain. The automobile will exaggerate some-more than 600 horsepower, spin in a 0-60 mph time of 1.9 seconds and is designed to hoop a 70-foot table-top jumps featured on any racetrack.

2017 Honda Civic Coupe Racing Concept

The same designers and engineers obliged for a growth of a 10th-generation Civic Coupe have built a 2016 Coupe Racing Concept car. Built with an FIA selection reserve cage, a 2016 Coupe Racing Concept is means to contest in domestic and general continuation sports automobile events, and will make a initial central competition entrance during a USAF 25 Hour of Thunderhill on Dec 3-4, 2016.

2016 SEGA Sonic Civic Sedan

The SEGA Sonic Civic embodies a suggestion of a Sonic a Hedgehog classical video game, whose categorical impression Sonic, and Sonic’s world, is featured around a mutated vehicle. Fox Marketing Cars, formed in York, Pennsylvania, led a pattern and customization that includes: tradition wheels and tires representing Sonic’s famous red boots and bullion rings, a tradition extraneous including a one-of-a-kind vinyl Sonic a Hedgehog pattern and bespoke paint scheme, a Sonic Black Grille and BASF R-M Candy Sonic Blue embellished extraneous with tradition Sonic Yellow around including a Sonic Yellow Honda logo. Custom interior comforts embody Sonic a Hedgehog front and back seats with Katzkin Blue Leather and tradition Sonic a Hedgehog 25th Anniversary festooned logos.  A tradition case pattern with Rockford Fosgate audio-visual complement featuring twin 500-watt T1S2 10-inch subwoofers, twin 500-watt TM400 400-watt amplifiers, and a floor-mounted flip-up/down 32-inch radio for video diversion fans to play Sonic a Hedgehog finish a build.

2017 Honda Performance Development Civic Body-In-White/Performance Race Parts

The 2017 Civic Body-In-White was designed to concede pledge and pro competition teams a ability to build new competition cars though carrying to rip detached a prolongation car, creation it easier to go racing with a latest furloughed automobile framework tech during an affordable price. Honda Performance Development (HPD) will also be provision a full line of opening tools indispensable to spin it into a rival competition automobile including engine, transmission, suspension, stop components and more. With Civic racers competing in a Pirelli World Challenge, IMSA Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge events and countless Club Racing programs, HPD’s Racing Line module not usually offers a Body-In-White and concomitant opening parts, though includes approach engineering support from a HPD engineers that rise and weigh these products. More information can be found at:

2016 Honda Civic Coupe aLL STaR Performance / Tjin Edition

The aLL STaR Performance / Tjin Edition Honda Civic Coupe was designed to be a ultimate transport cruiser and incorporates elements from several automotive genres to showcase a personalization intensity of a restyled Civic. The extraneous comforts an Apollo Top One Auto Part front mouth spoiler, matched with a span of HFP side skirts and back valances, all sprayed in a tradition Axalta Sunrise yellow paint finish, practical by LR Autobody. For rollers and stoppers, a set of fake Rotiform OZT wheels are wrapped in a all-new Falken FK450 tires, while a tradition BC Racing BR Series coilover pack and Baer 6P stop ascent finish a cessation and braking. The interior comforts a one-of-a-kind Katzkin seperated suede and leather mixed complimenting a Civic’s exterior.

2016 Honda Civic Coupe / MAD Industries

The MAD Industries Civic showcases a flexibility and fun cause behind a all-new Civic Coupe, with a assertive position and turbocharged power. Painted in BASF R-M Waterborn System in Aegean Blue and Jet Black, finish with Carbon 2 Carbon domestic Carbon fiber belligerent effects, singular empty and Spec R wing, a MAD Industries Coupe catches a eye from each angle. The confidant cockpit artfully blends a Aegean Blue and black extraneous accents minute by MAD Industries luxurious-but-sporty allocated tradition interior, along with Roadwire leather chair covers with seperated suede inserts, contrasted by blue stitching in a seat, doorway panels and Steering wheel. The Eibach Pro Kit Performance Springs are on a set of overwhelming 19″ “rotiform” QLB Forged wheels wrapped with Toyo Proxes T1R High Performance tires.

2016 Honda Civic Sedan Meguiars Build – Civic X Concept

On arrangement during a Meguiar’s booth, a recrafted Civic X Concept is meant to showcase a
10th era Civic sedan tallness as a plain substructure for customization and personalization. Upgrades move a clarity of classical Honda tuning tradition though are recrafted with a complicated day edge. The idea was to give a curtsy to a purify cultured and pattern denunciation of a builds during a tallness of a Honda transformation from a mid- to late 1990s nonetheless plead a feeling of oppulance and competition that feels on-going and current. The automobile has a sportier cultured due to a use of a CO fiber hood and countless Honda appendage enhancements. The extraneous package is complemented with black accents in shimmer and matt black textures. Performance fun is increased by a array of upgrades from Greddy Performance Products while styling and doing is serve extended with SSR wheels and Pirelli ultra-high opening tires. A some-more assertive position and firmer doing is delivered by a full coilover. The interior receives a vital renovate with a two-tone red and black alcantara mixed and comforts contrariety stitching while sound is amplified interjection to a tradition complement featuring additional subwoofers and amplifiers. The finish package embodies a suggestive build execution of years past, though is executed in a classical and undying impression to interest to a enterprise of today’s some-more oppulance unwavering customers.

Honda Ridgelines Featured during SEMA 2016

2017 Honda Ridgeline + Honda Genuine Accessories

The all-new Ridgeline builds on a singular and still industry-exclusive comforts that debuted in a award-winning first-generation Ridgeline in 2005. With higher on-road manners and a spacious, stretchable interior — a 2017 Ridgeline adds a Truck Bed Audio System to a already industry-first In-Bed Trunk® and Dual-Action Tailgate. Ridgeline joins Honda’s stretched lineup of innovative light-truck models, including a HR-V crossover, a CR-V and Pilot SUVs and a Odyssey minivan.

The 2017 Ridgeline comforts a array of Honda Genuine Accessories including a bed extender, physique side molding, cranky bars and buffer flares as good as a tough tonneau cover, roof rails, regulating boards, a competition grille and 18-inch Diamond Cut Alloy Wheels. The Ridgeline also comforts antecedent accessories, including a tradition light bar by Cibie, and LED haze lights by Valeo.

2017 Honda Ridgeline Black Edition / MAD Industries Sport Truck with MAD Industries CB500F

The MAD Industries Honda Ridgeline Black Edition has been interconnected with a Honda Powersports MAD Edition CB500F Naked Sport Bike for a weekend soldier who needs copiousness of room for hauling gear. Both are embellished in BASF R-M Waterborn System in Crystal Black Pearl and Candy Red, with extraneous comforts including a lowered position propitious with a set of 22×9.5 Niche Alpine wheels, tradition embellished in Gloss Black with Candy Red Details, while wrapped in Toyo Proxes ST / 11 Sport Truck all Season tires. The cockpit comforts Jet Black and Candy Red sum along with a FOCAL Premium Flax Audio System Designed by a Source AV Design Group.

The CB500F, a smaller kin of Honda’s flagship CB1000R exposed competition bike, boasts glorious maneuverability, a gentle roving position and a versatile engine with good opening opposite a rev range. PSR Custom CNC Billet Accessories are featured from front to rear, including Driven Carbon Fiber Meteor Bars and a Yoshimura R-77 Muffler in Carbon Fiber and Stainless Steel.  

2017 Honda Ridgeline Black Edition / TJIN Edition + TRX250

Debuting during this year’s SEMA Show in a Falken Tires Booth (#61003) is a Tjin Edition X Pennzoil Honda Ridgeline, that has been interconnected with a race-ready Honda TRX250X ATV. The Ridgeline’s off-road capabilities are extended by tradition 20″ three-piece Rotiform wheels, 20″ Falken tires, Baer large brakes, and a tradition Traxda suspension. The extraneous comforts a tradition Axalta paint job, MagnaFlow exhaust, tradition front buffer and light bars by a organisation during Unique Fabrication. The interior has been totally remade with a tradition Katzkin interior and Scosche sound system.

The Pennzoil x Tjin Edition Honda TRX250X was designed and built by Collin and Kylie Tjin to go palm and palm with a Pennzoil x Tjin Edition Honda Ridgeline, that will be showcased in a Falken Tire counter during a SEMA Show. The Pennzoil x Tjin Edition Honda TRX250X is tiny reproduction of a Ridgeline and comforts a tradition Axalta paint job, Fox suspension, powder coated bullion wheels by Rotiform, tradition CT seat, Scosche bang bottles, MagnaFlow exhaust, Pennzoil products and tradition logos by Daley Visual.

2017 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E / Fox Marketing
2016 Honda FourTrax Foreman Rubicon 4×4 Automatic DCT EPS Deluxe

On arrangement during a Toyo Tires booth, a 2017 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E customized by Fox Marketing focuses on a outside diver and comforts Honda Factory Accessories, including side step, breeze visors and buffer flares that allows a Ridgeline to widespread a wings. An Avery Diamond White Pearl hang is featured over a BASF R-M Black paint job, with red accents. The 18″ KMC Wheels are wrapped in 265/65/18 Toyo ATII tires, with a 1.5″ leveling pack providing combined fortitude for off-road adventures. The bed of a lorry comforts a 2017 Honda Rubicon 500 with combined Nitrous Express 50-shot system, and 15″ KMC Wheels with 235/50/18 Toyo t1r Tires for a opening enthusiast.

The FourTrax® Foreman® Rubicon™ 4×4 is an aggressively styled ATV with a mythological 475cc fuel-injected engine and Independent Rear Suspension (IRS). Excellent float comfort, high cargo and towing capacity, high belligerent clearway and cessation travel, and a choice of Electric Power Steering (EPS) all supplement adult to large fun with considerable capability. Honda’s Automatic DCT with Drive/Low, that delivers smooth, seamless energy with an combined advantage of a ability to switch between full involuntary mode and actively selecting gears around Honda’s Electric Shift Program. Both delivery choices are gear-driven, with no belts to trip when wet, or to bake adult or break.

Honda Performance Development during SEMA 2016

Alexander Rossi’s Indianapolis 500 Champion IndyCar

In May 2016, Honda-powered competition automobile driver, Indy rookie Alexander Rossi, stretched his final tank of fuel for 36 laps to a checkers – 4 some-more laps than any other aspirant – to win a 100th regulating of a Indianapolis 500. The IndyCar comforts a twin turbocharged, fuel-injected, aluminum-alloy V-6 with a twin beyond camshaft, 4 valves per cylinder valve train, approach fuel injection, twin Borg-Warner turbochargers, “Drive-by-Wire” stifle record and a series-spec McLaren Electronics Engine Control Unit (ECU).

Honda Performance Development Inc., Honda’s North American racing company, entered a Indy Racing League’s IndyCar® Series in 2003, and was a solitary engine retailer from 2006 by 2011. For those 6 seasons, Honda powered a whole 33-car starting margin during a Indy 500 though a singular motorist dropping out with an engine-related problem—a covenant to a continuance found in Honda’s products. After a lapse of other manufacturers in 2012, Honda continued a forlorn feat in continuance and innovation, powering teams to Indy 500 wins in 2012, 2014 and now in 2016.

Honda Powersports during SEMA 2016

Factory Connection GEICO Honda CRF250R

This CRF250R GEICO Honda is a bike Malcolm Stewart took a 2016 East Championship aboard. The championship is Honda’s seventh SX Lites East championship in 11 years. Managed by past Supercross and Motocross champion Mike LaRocco, a Factory Connection racing patrol is a home of mixed Honda champions and comforts a group low with talent, including 2014 AMA SX Lites East champion, Justin Bogle.

2017 Honda Grom

The 2017 Honda Grom comforts new, assertive bodywork, confidant new colors and new LED headlight design. With a new two-tier seat, a some-more tangible tail section, and a new low-mount scarf design, a Grom still comforts a 125cc engine, with a fun cause that continues to be off a charts. The Grom is a blast to ride, charity all a fad and leisure of a motorcycle, and is user accessible and receptive so it eliminates scarcely a whole danger factor.

2017 Honda CBR1000RR SP

The all-new Honda CBR1000RR SP has been totally redesigned and given some critical opening upgrades. This limited-edition appurtenance is entirely transport legal, though it’s unequivocally during home on a lane day. Compact, slim, and light, it’s also a initial CBR Honda has offering with throttle-by-wire technology, and that creates a whole area of engine opening choices available.

2017 CBR600RR Race Bike

This bike was piloted by five-time inhabitant champion, Benny Solis, who competed in a 2016 MotoAmerica Supersport class, finishing 5th in a Championship and holding a lectern during Utah Motorsports Campus. This mutated competition bike was consistently rival opposite bureau teams.
Honda CB500S ‘Scrambler Concept’

The Honda twin-cylinder competition bikes revolutionized a universe of motorcycling when they initial appeared, and this latest generation—Honda’s 500 twins—are a best ever. Starting with a 2016 Honda CB500F, MAD Industries and Lossa Engineering combined this CB500S to replicate a really renouned “Scrambler” impression of motorbikes on a complicated competition bike frame. This CB500S’s support has been mutated with phony work featuring Hand Made Panels, Seat Base and Exhaust complement mixing stream complicated tools that are accessible that tie in with a hand-made items. The front finish was upgraded to an inverted 41mm Showa Big Piston Fork and radial-mounted calipers from a CBR600RR. The wheels are tradition built by Ridewright Wheels with 40 Spoke Cross Laced Wheels and were tradition finished to compare a bike Black and Gold thesis and are wrapped in Continental Trail Attack 2 Tires.

About Honda
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